Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP has been ranked the highest of only two Canadian law firms represented in the Global Counsel Super League in the area of competition law. The Global Counsel Super League is an independent qualitative assessment of law firm performance in the competition law sector across Europe, Asia-Pacific and North America by PLC Global Counsel. The assessment is based on performance in two major competition law practice areas: merger control and anti-cartel measures.
Blakes Competition Group:
Outside Europe and the U.S., several Canadian and Australian firms have won a place in the Super League. Canadian Firm Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP has an excellent reputation for the breadth and depth of expertise of its competition and trade team, which includes prominent practitioners Cal Goldman and Neil Finkelstein. The group expanded in 2002 with several significant lateral hires, including Brian Facey, which reinforced its competition law strength. Blakes is consistently involved in high-profile national and cross-border matters and has built strong relationships with regulators, the Competition Tribunal and the courts.